Lucky Day Nikon Giveaway!

Lucky Day Giveaway

I’ve teamed up with some really delicious blogs to bring you another awesome camera giveaway! I personally shoot with a Nikon, and love it. Here’s a little more info on the camera:


Nikon D3100 SLR Camera {Body Only}

  • 14.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor
  • Active D-Lighting
  • 3.0 inch Color LCD Monitor
  • Picture Control System expands creativity
  • Nikon Integrated Dust Reduction System
  • Full HD 1080p movies with sound and full-time autofocus
  • ISO range of 100 to 3200 (expandable to 12800-Hi2)
  • 6 Automatic Exposure Scene Modes- Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close-up or Night Portrait


Nikon 35mm f/1.8G AF-S DX Lens for Nikon Digital SLR Cameras

  • Fast, f/1.8 prime lens is perfect for low-light conditions, travel, environmental portrait and general photography

  • Engineered for Nikon DX-format D-SLRS, the AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G lens renders a picture angle approximating the classic normal angle of view of a 50mm lens on a Nikon FXformat digital SLR or 35mm film camera

  • Aspherical lens element minimizes coma and other types of lens aberrations, further improving image integrity

  • Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) enhances light transmission efficiency and offers color consistency and reduced flare

  • Exclusive Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus

  • Close focusing to 1 foot for creative perspectives and versatility

  • Rounded 7-blade diaphragm opening makes out-of-focus elements appear more natural

  • Accepts 52mm filter attachments

Simply fill out the Rafflecopter below to enter for your chance to win!

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Ashton Swank

Ashton is the owner and author of Something Swanky. Although first and foremost a wife and mother, she considers herself an online entrepreneur, freelance writer and photographer, and brand ambassador. Her focus is in food styling, food photography and recipe development.

83 comments on “Lucky Day Nikon Giveaway!”

  1. I’d use it to take pics for my blog and of my family.

  2. My friends and family.

  3. My husband and I are in the process of moving overseas, so this camera would allow me to beautifully capture our adventures!

  4. I would use this camera & lens to capture the beautiful moments of life: sunsets, travels, family, friends, & delicious food! (:

  5. I would use the camera to capture my everyday life…, vacations, landscapes, etc. Nikon is the BEST!

  6. I would use it to capture all those awesome moments at my son’s little league games!!

  7. Oh, I would LOVE to win! My Nikon was stolen from my car about a year ago, and I am currently using a ‘lesser” camera. Please pick me! :)

  8. Would I use it? Of course! It is an awesome camera, good for what I like to do in my photography (macro, portraits, etc…)

  9. I’d use it to take pictures of cakes and cookies that I bake! Great giveaway! Hope I’m lucky!

  10. Ummm…foof. Definitely food and the boys and everything that makes me happy!

  11. a bit of everything! def, my boys, our travels and food!

  12. Ooooh man. I would use it for my upcoming move to Minnesota, all the pretty places there. Nature is my favorite. Also, my family. Just everything that inspires me!

  13. I have been considering doing a blog but feel a little shy about not being good enough. I would love to photograph some of my creations. I have adapted some super recipes but they kind of look like they are stretched out from Mars due to my camera. Oh well, I can hope. Thanks. Cindy

  14. I would use this camera for my photography class in school and stuff that inspires me. :)

  15. My kids and my blog projects :)

  16. I would love to have this camera to photograph “unseen” America.

  17. If I was the lucky winner, which I hope I am I will use the camera to capture pictures of my honeymoon to Bermuda in May

  18. If I was the very lucky winner, I would used the camera to take pictures of life with my children: trips, family meals, etc.

  19. I would use it to capture my everyday life. I especially want to get into taking photos of nature.

  20. Would so love to be able to take wonderful pictures of my beautiful granddaughters with this camera to share with my family which is scattered around the country.

  21. I would use this Nikon for everything and anything! It is my dream camera.
    I would use it for my food pictures, and I’m expecting my first baby in August, so I would have to use the camera to take many many baby pictures!

  22. I would use it to photograph my wonderful daughter and husband and any wonderful moments we have

  23. If I won this camera, I would likely take pictures of the nature and wildlife around my house, as well as delicious food I make!!! This is a great opportunity, thanks for the post

  24. I would give this camera to my daughter. She is starting law school in New Jersey in the fall. She is so excited about the opportunities to snow board and hike, things of that nature that we don’t have here in the south. It would be lovely to be able to capture all of her adventures with this camera.

  25. I love to take pictures of my sweet little, but the delay on my camera makes many of those pictures blurry or washed out because she moves. I need a nicer camera!

  26. If I was lucky enough to win this camera, I would use it to take pictures of all of the places we are blessed enough to visit. I would also take lots of pictures of my grandkids doing all of the funny stuff they do everyday.

  27. i would take pics of my kids with a 50mm…my favorite lens!

  28. I would love to be the lucky winner, I would use it to capture memories of my children’s school activities.

  29. I would use the camera to capture memories, and I also love taking pictures of nature.

  30. I would take pics of the beautiful country side here in Ohio! And my chickens…….

  31. wonderful i like this!!!! i love this camera!!!!

  32. I would take pictures of my son!

  33. I would use this camera to capture pictures of my sweet 5 month old daughter as she grows!

  34. Food of course!

  35. I would take a LOT of pictures of my dog!

  36. I would use it to photograph my two little girls! :)

  37. I would love to have a camera like this take take better pictures of my food for my blog! I have great recipes and I feel like the only thing missing is delicious pictures that can only be accomplished by this camera!

  38. i would take lots of pics of my great kiddos!

  39. I would use the camera to take photos on vacation.

  40. I’ve love to win this! I would use it to photograph my son as well as fun stills (landscapes, flowers, etc)

  41. I would use it to photograph my pets, kids, grandkids, and most of all my daughter’s horse shows

  42. I would use a new camera to take pictures of anything and everything – food, nature, people, locations, etc.

  43. I would use the camera to take pictures of food, of course. Also, my adorable baby girl. She turns 1 end of next month.

  44. I would love to win this camera, so I can start my blog!

  45. i did enjoy this post!

  46. i really want to start a blog with one of my best friends who lives across the country so we can keep in touch… and this camera would be the perfect way to document everything! thanks!

  47. I have an older Sony alpha 200. I’ve been considering upgrading and specifically looking at Nikons. So clearly, I should win! :-) I’d use it to take photos of my kiddos. That’s pretty much all I shoot nowadays. Thanks for the giveaway.

  48. I’d use the camera to take pictures that make memories.
    Especially of my family and our times together. Little girls and boys grow up quickly!

  49. Endless kid antics… need it! Not loving my current camera… and I have always wanted a Nikon!!!

  50. I would love to win this camera. I would use it to take better pictures of my homemade crocheted items for my blog, and Etsy!

  51. Of my little one and hopefully do my blog more

  52. This camera would be so amazing! Would be lots of pictures of puppy and baby!

  53. I would take pics of my family and products for my shop.

  54. While it’d likely be a lot of dog pics, having a better camera would probably inspire me to travel more to take some great shots!

  55. I’m having a baby in September and this would be the best prize ever!! Crossing my fingers.

  56. I would love to have a new camera. Mine broke the other day.

  57. I would use this camera to capture the sweet moments of my quickly growing little boy!

  58. I would love this camera so I can take pictures of friends, family, and scenery.

  59. Oh, what a wonderful giveaway! I would use this camera to take pictures of nature and craft projects for my blog.

  60. I dont own a camera. We take pictures with my I-phone of our 4 children and all of their activities. Would love to win this camera to be able to take pictures of children and cooking adventures.

  61. Would definitely use it to take pictures of my two beautiful children!

  62. I’ve been trying to document my senior year of college and my graduation… I’d love to take some nice photos of my campus and graduation ceremony!

  63. i would need this camera on my trip to Europe. I’d take pictures of the cities, the food and my friends.:)

  64. Would love to win!

  65. We’ve been checking out Costco’s Nikkon camera’s for awhile now, my daughter is a budding photographer and I’ve been impressed with what she’s done so far. How nice would it be to win the camera she wants!?!

    Thanks so much for the lemon chess bread pudding, that’s what brought me here and I’m so glad it did!

  66. What a great giveaway! I would use the camera to take pictures of my cats. And I guess I might use it for photographing food, family, and trips, too.

  67. I would love to win this camera to take photos of family, vacations, and food.

  68. I would use this to capture all our precious moments

  69. I would take tons of pics of my kids!

  70. my beautiful family.
    missyingling at g

  71. I’d love to take more pictures of family and friends.

  72. I would use this camera to take pictures of my crochet projects, my grandkids, flowers, the beauty of the lake I live on.

  73. Would love a new camera to take pictures of ALL 8 of my grandchildren

  74. If I Were to Win, I Would Use It To Photograph Nature, My Wonderul Hubby, My Family, Brides & Bridal Party Members, My Work As A Make-Up & Hair Stylist, FoOoOoOod, DIY Projects, Crafts (Sewing, Knitting…) And Much More!

  75. Easy! I’d use it to photograph my 3 fantastic kiddos and my brand new baby girl. Thanks for hosting this fabulous giveaway!

  76. I currently shoot with a Canon G10…basically a point-and-shoot camera that dreams of being a SLR camera. I have been wanting to go with a Nikon SLR camera for 2 years and every time I get ready to make the purchase life happens and the money is spent. I would LOVE to win one of them. I take photos every week and even take shots for the nonprofit I work for to capture special events. I would put such a camera to very good use!

  77. my family and nature!!! I love NIKON!

  78. I would use it for the spring and upcoming summer waterpark fun!!!!

  79. I just found your website this morning and thought what the heck, I’ll leave a comment. Can’t hurt. It was your red velvet scones which are cooling on my cooling rack right now. Hope they are as good as they look.

  80. I want to have a career in fashion photography and a 35mm prime would be perfect to kickstart that

  81. Great camera and lens! I would use it for taking food and family images! Best regards

  82. I would use it to maybe get in photography bussiness and to photograph all kinds of things. I love art and photography.

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